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2014-02-28 12:29:09

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - After 12 years as President & CEO of Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited, Andrew MacGillivray has announced his retirement, effective March 31, 2014. As noted by Gay Lea Foods Chair Paul Vickers, "Andrew joined us as President & CEO in January, 2002 and for more than a dozen years has inspired us to new performance levels. We are very proud of what we have achieved as a leader in the Canadian dairy industry and are confident in the...

2011-11-11 08:00:00

Coleman Furnitureâs Steady Growth Leads to Product Expansion and the Addition of 3 Lazy Boy Furniture Lines Hewlett, NY (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Coleman Furniture becomes an authorized dealer of 3 Lay-Z-Boy companies: LEA, American Drew & Hammary. Coleman Furniture vamped up their website this month with the addition of 3 Lay-Z-Boy product lines. Earlier this year, the long-time furniture etailer jumped into the commercial furniture business head on with hundreds of items...

2011-05-22 00:02:19

The Epoch-making new electronic cigarette from Innokin Technologies. (PRWEB) May 20, 2011 INNOKIN's LEA, the new generation of electronic cigarettes, remedies the many defects of older electronic cigarettes. Electronic cigarettes, the best smoking alternative to traditional cigarettes, have appeared in the U.S. market for a few years. However, some users do not think highly of their performance because of design flaws and lack of usability. The INNOKIN LEA has taken care of that. Here's...

2009-08-31 18:36:53

Officials with the Oregon Coast Aquarium said they have found a potent fundraiser in paintings created by a pair of sea lions. Jen DeGroot, a marine mammalogist at the Newport facility, said she taught sea lion Lea to paint and make flipper prints two years ago as a means of keeping the mammal occupied, and she soon found fellow aquarium workers and animal lovers were willing to pay for the flipper art, The (Portland) Oregonian reported Monday. We thought, 'This is a popular thing. We can...

2009-08-17 07:25:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- An unconventional love story unfolds between a young refugee and the U.S. Army officer who rescues her in the new Editor's Choice winner, "Sanctuary" (published by iUniverse) by N.E. Julian. In this novel, two emotionally wounded people unexpectedly find love in a complicated relationship that began as a cynical bargain. Sanctuary is the story of Ed Russell, a U.S. Army major serving on a peacekeeping mission during one of the Balkan civil wars of the...

2006-03-07 17:35:00

By Matt Daily HOUSTON -- Former Enron Corp Chief Financial Officer Andrew Fastow testified through tears on Tuesday that he routinely inflated earnings, hid losses and deceived investors with the blessing of his boss, Jeffrey Skilling. Skilling and his fellow defendant and former chief executive officer Ken Lay are charged with fraud and conspiracy for driving what was once the seventh-largest U.S. company into bankruptcy. In his first public comments since the company collapsed into...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.